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The Power Of Local Energy
Electricity, like most commodities, is rarely produced where it is consumed. In the United States, [...]
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Is My House a Good Fit for Solar?
[NOTE: See below the 2 FREE tools you can use to size up your solar opportunity] So, you’re in [...]
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Solar Plus Storage Company Seeks to Disrupt the Status Quo
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Anne Hoskins of Sun [...]
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Sunshine and Ownership: A Cooperative Solar Garden Blooms in North Minneapolis
One such model is offered by Cooperative Energy Futures. It launched in Minneapolis in 2009 under th [...]
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NJ Transit Offers Developers $3M in Incentives to Bid for Grid Project
NJ Transit, the organization that operates New Jersey’s public transportation system, is solicitin [...]
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Report: Public Rooftop Revolution
There are a lot of stories on residential rooftop solar but few if any on what cities are doing to m [...]
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Sigora Solar Acquires Aztec Solar – Establishes Presence Coast-to-Coast
Sigora Solar announced today the acquisition of California-based Aztec Solar, a strategic growth mov [...]
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Total Corporate Funding in Solar Sector Rises 20%, Reaching $11.7 Billion in 2019
Total corporate funding into the solar sector globally, including venture capital and private equ [...]
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Duke Energy Florida Announces 3 New Solar Power Plants, Completes 700 MW Commitment
Duke Energy Florida (DEF) today filed the locations of its three newest solar power plants, completi [...]
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World’s Largest Battery Storage Project Unveiled in San Diego
Today, the largest battery energy storage project in the world was unveiled – Gateway Energy Stora [...]
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New York City’s East River Now Home to 3 Tidal Power Turbines
An array of three tidal power turbines are now in operations at New York’s Roosevelt Island Tidal [...]
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Boulder Takes Bold Steps to Support Local Renewable Energy
Over 100 U.S. cities have now set goals to transition to 100 percent renewable energy. In a new epis [...]
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Welcome to Solar United Neighbors of Arizona
Solar United Neighbors is a national non-profit organization dedicated to helping communities go sol [...]
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From the Archive: Anya Schoolman, Executive Director of Solar United Neighbors
How did one group of neighbors from Washington, D.C., band together to advance clean energy locally [...]
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Smithfield Foods and Dominion Energy Complete Hog Waste Renewable Natural Gas Project
Dominion Energy and Smithfield Foods, Inc., recently announced recently announced the completion of [...]
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Virginia County Purchases Power from New ‘Amazon Arlington Solar Farm’
The Arlington County Board has approved a partnership with Dominion Energy Virginia to purchase powe [...]
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Voices of 100%: Louisville’s Clean Energy Pledge Takes On Multiple Crises — Episode 117 of Local Energy Rules
For this Voices of 100% episode of the Local Energy Rules Podcast, host John Farrell talks with Bran [...]
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New York State to Upgrade 500,000 Streetlights with Efficient LEDs
The New York Power Authority (NYPA) is launching a statewide program that aims to replace at least 5 [...]
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US Senate’s Proposed Energy Bill Hits Snag and Stalls
The American Energy Innovation Act (AEIA) hit a snag Monday as lawmakers failed to end debate on the [...]
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Can Southern Cities Sever Ties with Tennessee Valley Monopoly? — Episode 107 of Local Energy Rules Podcast
In this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Maggie Shober of SA [...]
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Scientists Discover New Material That Could Capture 90% of CO2 Emitted from Industrial Sources
Scientists from ExxonMobil, University of California, Berkeley, and Lawrence Berkeley National Labo [...]
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SUN calls for full repeal of Ohio House Bill 6
Solar United Neighbors calls for the immediate, full repeal of Ohio House Bill 6 and the immediate r [...]
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Stored Energy from a Nissan Leaf Powers Historic Denver Building
The 40,000 square foot Alliance Center in Denver is installing a bidirectional electric vehicle char [...]
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Voices of 100%: Will Oklahoma Cities Follow Norman’s Lead to Renewable Energy?
More than 100 U.S. cities have now set ambitious commitments to transition to renewable energy, but [...]
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